Measuring racism in Australia
1:10

Measuring racism in Australia

Clip from Is Australia Racist?

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
A comprehensive national survey reveals that one in five Australians have experienced racism in the past year.

A comprehensive national survey reveals that one in five Australians have experienced racism in the past year.

Syrian refugees in Beqaa Valley camp
6:56

Syrian refugees in Beqaa Valley camp

Clip from 7.30

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Matt Brown travels to the Beqaa Valley in Lebanon to meet Syrians in refugee camps, two years into what the UN Refugee Agency describes as the worst humanitarian crisis since ...

Matt Brown travels to the Beqaa Valley in Lebanon to meet Syrians in refugee camps, two years into what the UN Refugee Agency describes as the worst humanitarian crisis since the Cold War.

Eddie's young family is left on the street
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Eddie's young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene, and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, they must find somewhere to sleep for the ...

Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene, and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, they must find somewhere to sleep for the night and wait for the morning train, but all the hotels refuse to let the young family hire a room. After work the next day, Eddie takes a small stand against the endemic racism First Nation people face.

A young family is left on the street
3:39

A young family is left on the street

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, the young family must find somewhere to ...

Bonita and Koiki's son accidentally ingests some kerosene and they must take him to the town hospital. After their son is released, the young family must find somewhere to sleep for the night, awaiting the morning train. All the hotels refuse to let the young indigenous family hire a room. After work the next day, Eddie takes a small stand against the endemic racism Indigenous people face.

Would you stop racism if you saw it happening?
4:58

Would you stop racism if you saw it happening?

Clip from Is Australia Racist?

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Many Australians claim they would stand up to racism, but is this true This experiment shows what happens when racism happens in public.

Many Australians claim they would stand up to racism, but is this true This experiment shows what happens when racism happens in public.

Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims
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Discriminatory legislation, QLD premier and land claims

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Eddie attends a meeting on land rights. Together with family, heritage, cultural knowledge and the Cairn's Aboriginal Legal Service, Eddie sets out the fight the government ...

Eddie attends a meeting on land rights. Together with family, heritage, cultural knowledge and the Cairn's Aboriginal Legal Service, Eddie sets out the fight the government and the legal fiction of terra nullius. In an attempt to thwart the Mabo case, premier Bjelke-Petersen passed the Queensland Coast Islands Declaratory Act 1985.

How the Dutch are Dealing with Sea Levels - short clip
8:11

How the Dutch are Dealing with Sea Levels - short clip

Clip from Thalassa

Civics and citizenship

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Dutch are experts in controlling surging seas and rivers, and are developing cutting-edge technologies to deal with climate chan

Dutch are experts in controlling surging seas and rivers, and are developing cutting-edge technologies to deal with climate chan

Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF
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Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF

Clip from Media Watch

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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This video has closed captioning
Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Muslim woman describes racial abuse
3:11

Muslim woman describes racial abuse

Clip from Australia With Simon Reeve

Civics and citizenship

9-10
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This video has closed captioning
A Muslim woman describes an incident where she was racially abused in Sydney and Simon Reeve reflects on her sense of Australian identity.

A Muslim woman describes an incident where she was racially abused in Sydney and Simon Reeve reflects on her sense of Australian identity.

Sharing brings us closer together...
3:42

Sharing brings us closer together...

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Civics and citizenship

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This video has closed captioning
... but oversharing can backfire. This experiment shows just how honest we really can be with each other.

... but oversharing can backfire. This experiment shows just how honest we really can be with each other.

Responsibility to family and to community
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Responsibility to family and to community

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous ...

Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous person. Eddie reminds her of the injustices she faces every day and the satisfaction of resisting the status quo. Archival footage shows the beginning of the resistance, the government's response and instances segregation. Koiki 'Eddie' Mabo becomes a person of interest. Later, a university professor sees Eddie in the librar

Australian pays Greek family friend's pension
3:46

Australian pays Greek family friend's pension

Clip from The Project

Civics and citizenship

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This video has closed captioning
James Koufos speaks to The Project about why he wanted to help a family friend, Giorgos Chatzifotiadis, who was photographed crying in the streets after losing his pension in ...

James Koufos speaks to The Project about why he wanted to help a family friend, Giorgos Chatzifotiadis, who was photographed crying in the streets after losing his pension in Greece's economic crisis.

Let Freedom Sing
1:33:58

Let Freedom Sing

ABC January 10, 2010

Civics and citizenship

Music

History

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This film talks to the songwriters, musicians and activists who popularised the music that gave hope and strength to the Civil Rights Movement.

This film talks to the songwriters, musicians and activists who popularised the music that gave hope and strength to the Civil Rights Movement.

Law Of The Dragon
28:51

Law Of The Dragon: Death Of An Only Child

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 December 24, 2012

Civics and citizenship

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this episode, Judge Chen hears the sad case of a family who are attempting to hold a school responsible for the suicide of their only son.

In this episode, Judge Chen hears the sad case of a family who are attempting to hold a school responsible for the suicide of their only son.

The Frost Interviews
47:09

The Frost Interviews

Al Jazeera English May 3, 2013

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The life of former Prime Minister and President of East Timor, Jose Ramos-Horta as explored by Sir David Frost.

The life of former Prime Minister and President of East Timor, Jose Ramos-Horta as explored by Sir David Frost.

Australia Votes: Leaders' Debate
1:00:56

Australia Votes: Leaders' Debate

ABC August 11, 2013

Civics and citizenship

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott come face to face in the first Leaders' Debate of the election campaign. ABC news presents live national coverage ...

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott come face to face in the first Leaders' Debate of the election campaign. ABC news presents live national coverage from the National Press Club in Canberra.

The Green Chain
52:25

The Green Chain

NITV May 3, 2017

Civics and citizenship

Business and economics

Ethical understanding

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The story of Joe Harawira, a former Whakatane sawmill worker, who fought to seek the truth behind the workplace poisons that afflicted his community.

The story of Joe Harawira, a former Whakatane sawmill worker, who fought to seek the truth behind the workplace poisons that afflicted his community.

Unschooled: Save Our Future
1:07:16

Unschooled: Save Our Future

NITV April 23, 2017

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Literacy

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Save our Future founder Charlotte Austin Jordan began dedicating her life to reaching inner city teens after experiencing her own personal tragedies.

Save our Future founder Charlotte Austin Jordan began dedicating her life to reaching inner city teens after experiencing her own personal tragedies.